75 years ago on December 2, scientists at the University of Chicago inaugurated the nuclear era by engineering the first self-sustaining nuclear chain reaction. Learn about the origins of nuclear power and the upsides and downsides of its future.
The Atomic Age's Beginnings on a Squash Court in ChicagoDaniel Hautzinger
April 25, 2017
MSI's Train GuyDaniel Hautzinger
February 22, 2017
"The Great Train Story" at the Museum of Science and Industry is a beloved stalwart of the museum. Meet the man who maintains it in advance of a NOVA episode on "Why Trains Crash," airing February 22 at 9:00 pm.
The Extravagant Features of a Luxury Cruise ShipDaniel Hautzinger
February 8, 2017
Personal butlers, in-suite spas, prints by Chagall and Picasso, hand-blown Murano glass: this is a cruise at its most luxurious.
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